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VOL. XIII. xo. 5. 



>ECEMBER 



Published Monthly, at St. Michaels. Fort Tottcii. P. 0- X. Dakota. 

EXTEKLD AS SICO.T.) CLASS ir.vTTER AT THE POST-O&FLCK AT 30.KT TOTTl.Is. X. DAK. 



CHRISTMAS. 

UNKIVEPI EN HOKSIYOPA 
WAN TONPI. 

TIpIwakan owasin en cle iye- 
cen odowan ahiyapi- Unkiyepi 
on hoksiyopa kin taku on kta he? 
Wanikiya hoksiyopa kin onkiye- 
pi on token kapi he? Nfonya-, 
konpi kin econhan awauncinpi, 
qa ihakam onyanpi he- Nionya- 
konpi econhan hoksiyopa wakan 
kin wowicake on okan onkopapi 
sni, qa awaoncinpi sni, qa taku 
onspewicakiye kin wica key a 011- 
yuhapi sni kinhan, Christmas 
wowiytiskin unkitawapi sni. 
Wanna waniyeta kektopawinge 
nonpa ikiyena heehan talicaska 
a wan y a kapi, qa wicasta ksapapi 
yamnipi, qa Simeon, qa Anna 
wakanpi kin nionpi kin wowica- 
ke. Hoksiyopa wakan kin Christ- 
mas econhan unkicantepi kin en 
oanye kta iyowinonkiyapi kin- 
han hehan Christmas wowiyu- 
skin qa wocante waste onyuhapi 
kta. 

Christmas micante en taku 
ohnaka he? Wanikiya tonpi kin 
heehan wica qa winyan ko nion- 
pi, qa Bethlehem en tatankatipi 
kin ikiyena onpi. David toton- 
we kin en Wanikiya kin tukte en 
tan yam tonpi kta wicadapi sni; 
wowapi kagapi qa Phrasee, qa 
Jerusalem en wawayusnapi kin 
Wanikiya kin on itokam woya- 
kapi kin sdonyapi, qa wanna iye- 
hantu kin okalmigapi esta, maka 
akan wicokan kin e iyotan dapi 
qa Wanikiya kin enewacinpi sni; 
Herod Avicastayatapi kin Juda 
wicastayatapi wan iwahowicaya- 
pi kin tonpi e sdonye tuka ecan 
kte wacin. He toka Christmas 



heca esta wicasta kin hena en 
Orristmas heca sni. Ohnilide 
iriri dowanpi, qa niakp.iya ekta 
wicanApi kin iyoyanpa: tn. 5a wi- 
casta kin den a wowiyuskin, qa 
wookiye waste nicapi. Wicasta, 
Wanikiya tonpi kin en ewaeinpi 
sni kiniyewicamaceca he? tukten 
tonpi kin tokan en ewicakipazopi 
esta iye ekta yapi sni, qa hoksi- 
yopa towasake kin maka akan 
ihangye wacinpi. Christmas on 
woonspe icu wacanmin, qa wa- 
stewadake wacanmi he? Qa 
Christmas econhan Wanikiya 
eciyatanhan taku oninaspe kta 
iyececa he? Bethlehem en wo- 
nalibe wakan kin etanhan. on 
wakpanica etanhan, ihduhukuya- 
pi kin wowaste, Hoksiyopa wa- 
kan yuha icage kin hena on avo- 
onspe iwacu kta Owakihi. Wi- 
castayatapi unkitawapi kin etan- 
han tuktena on woonspe icupi 
kte sni Avaniea. 

Christmas econhan taku wanji 
is nonpa ecen onkonspe onwa- 
cinpi kta, woonspe wanji on can- 
teonwastepi qa Christ ihakamya 
waste heoncapi kta wanji onspe 
on wacinpi kta. Hoksiyopa wa- 
kan kin ake en etoiiAvan wo, taku 
on etanhan hecen icage hecin- 
han, makpiya eciyatanhan hukan 
wasake sni onyakonpi kin iyecen 
icicaga, qa on onkicipi wanpani- 
yan on. 

Token on oyate cincapi kin on 
iyokipi he? Wowastedake on 
etanhan: w T asteondakapi on etan- 
han, unkiyepi iyecen unkikiyepi- 
na on kta, qa onkiyepi on kakija, 
qa A\ r ocante sica, Avoyazan owa- 
sin onkiciyuhapi cin. Wastema- 
daka on wiconi taAva kpagan. 



Den tokahjeya Christmas wowi- 
yuskin onyuhapi, unkitakodapi 
unkicipi on sdonwaye kin heon. 
Heon etanhan Christmas Hoksi- 
yopa wakan kin en wastemadake 
qa nimaye kta e makata hi. Wo- 
wiyuskin niitawa kin sanpa yu- 
icaga, Hoksiyopa wakan kin en, 
koda Waye kin omakiyake, maka | 
akan kodatonpi kin wicisanpa. J 
Koda waye kin heon Christmas! 
Avowiyuskin, qa "Omaka Teca j 
wocante waste micante qa tiwa- j 
he mitawa kin en makahi, hecen 
ohnih.de kin dowanpi kin owica- 
Avakiye: ' 'Iyotan wakantu ekta 
Wakantanka wowitan yuha nun- 
we. qa maka akan wicasta taAva- 
cin wastepi kin wookiye yuhapi 
kta/' 



SINASAPA WOCBKIYB EN 

WAKAN KIC1 Y D Z API 

WO OPE KIN. 

Hekta magaokadawi kin hetan- 
hau wakankiciyuzapi woope kin 
yuecetupi kca, qa tanina kin 
yuwasakapi. 

I. 

Wicasta qais winyan kiciyuza- 
pi cin pi kinhan woinakni tanka 
on econpi kte sni, qais kiciyuzapi 
kta on wowapi icupi kinhan he- 
cehnana kiciyuzapi kta kecinpi 
kte sni. Anpetuwakan nonpa is 
yamni ecen itokam sinasapa ta- 
wapi kin wanyagipi qa okiyaka- 
pi kta, hecen is tipiwakan en ya- 
otanin kta, hecen tuwe owasin 
nationpi kta. Hecen takuna ici- 
sniyan econpi kte sni. wica kin 
is tawicuton, qais winyan kin 
hinhnaton esta heyapi kinhan 
hecen tuwe sdonye kinhan sina- 
sapa kin okiyake kta. 



- U " ID 

Wakankiciyuzapi sni itokabsa- 

kim onpi kte sni, heconpi kin he 

woakfcani tanka, tka Dakota kin 

heconx'i ecee; Avica kin winyan 

wan icu qa hehan woiyowinkiye 

wowapi icu qakicion yankaesta, 

hecetu kecin, esta he woaktani 

tanka qa Wakantanka iyokipi 

sni yapi, qa on tohinni tokata- 

kiya niyapi esta waplpi kte sni. 

Wica kin he winyan wan tohan - 

yan Avakanyuze sni kici on kte sni. 

III. 
Detanhan tokatakiya sinasapa 
Avocekiye opapi kin owasin kici- 
yuzapi kte kinhan sinasapa ta- 
wapi kin en eceena kiciyuzapi 
kta, Avocekiye tokca en, qa is ti- 
ospaye wayaco cistina en kiciyu- 
zapi kinhan he ' wakanyuzapi he- 
ca sni qa woaktani tanka en onpi. 

IV. 
Tohan sinasapa w T ocekiye opa 
wan kiciyuzapi kte kinhan sina- 
sapa taAvapi en yapi kta, qa to- 
kan yapi kte sni. Winyan kin 
tuktetanhan kinhan hetu e sina- 
sapa kin he kiciyus Avicakiye kta. 
Tuka Avinyan kin he makoce to- 
kantanhan kinhan sinasapa ta- 
Avapi kin Avanyakapi kta, kinhan 
owicakiyake kta. Tohan Avoce- 
kiye Avoope Avanji okaknigapi sni 
kinhan sinasapa tawapi kin 
iwangapi kta, qa inakni kiciyus 
Avacinpi kte sni; tuktekten on- 
man sinasapa opa heca sni ca 
sinasapa kin kiciyuzapi kta Bish- 
op woiyowinkiyapi kida kta ecee 
kin heon. 

V. 
Wicasta qa Avinyan wakankici- 
yuzapi kin hehan ohakam akici- 
yustanpi kta okihipi sni, tohan- 
yan nipi kin hehanyan sakirn on- 
pi kta. 



SINASAPA WOCEKIYE TAEYANPAKA. DECEMBER 15. 1908. 



SlXASAPA WOCEKIYE TaEYANPAHA. 



UEV.JEROME 11UXT. O. S. R. 
PL'r>LL>IIER anc PROPRIETOR. 



Voav Totten. 



North Dakota. 



Witn the Approbation and 
Blessing of Bt. Rev. John Stanley 
\). D. Bishop of Farcro. X. Dakota. 



DECEMBER 



1908. 



North qa South Dakota en 
wasicu kin woope wan kagapi qa 
neon wakankiciyuzapi kin yuki- 
nukanpi ecee. Wiyohinyapata 
States hececa yuhapi sni, enana- 
kiyena wakankiciyuzapi kin aki- 
ciyustanpi. 

Wakantanka heya: "Wakan- 
tanka taku yuokowanjina kin he 
wicasta akantu yukinukan kte 
sni." 

"Wakankiciyuzapi yujujupi wo- 
ope kin hena Wakantanka etan- 
han sni, tuka hena North qa 
South Dakota en kagapi, 

Tuwena kiciyuzapi kin yujuju 
okihi sni, qa tuwe paganpi icu 
kinhan he tohanyan ni kinhan 
woafrtani tanka en on kta, qa na- 
kun sinasapa wocekiye etanhan 
elipeyapi. Qa tohan hecen tiwa- 
he wan paganpi yuhapi kin onsi- 
ya onpi. Paganpi yuhapi sni 
kin itokam wookiye, wocantewa- 
ste yuhapi esta paganpi yuhapi 
kin ohakam taku owasin tokeca. 
Wica kin winyanaiya, qa winyan 
kin wica aiya, qa siceca kin ti- 
wotahena ousiya onpi. 

Tohinni paganpi iyacu kta 
awacin qa is on oie sni wo, he- 
cen hena sicedaka wo, he woa- 
litani tanka. 



ENGLAND MAKOGE KIN 

POPE ITANCAN KTA WICA- 

DA SNI, WOCEKIYE 

TOKECA ICICAGAPI. 



Skaon kin wicota, Sinasapa 
wocekiye kin waste sni neon 
hunkakepi hekta onpi kin etan- 
han tokan iyayapi kecinpi. He 
icihnayanpi tanka. England ekta 
makoce toktokeca kin en iyecen 
wakajujuwicakiyapi, wicakaska- 
pi, teliiya wicakuwapi, qa wica- 
ktepi kin on Skaon wocekiye kin 
en opewicakiyapi; woaiye on, 
okalinigapi sni on wocantesica 
on wicahnayanpi on yuicagapi; 
wowapi wowicake en wanyakapo. 

Omaka 1547 Henry VIII. wici- nica. 



sahdogan te qehan, itokam wa- 
niyetu kektopawinge wanji iki- 
yena St. Austin sinasapa 
(monks) om Rome etanhan token 
wotanin waste aipi qon hecehna- 
na wanka tka. Wowicake, Pope 
sinasapa ateyapi kin wocekiye 
kin en wicanagi en tokahan wo- 
kiconze kin wicadapi sni; wica- 
stayatapi kin wicolian he tawa 
sni tuka Pope wicolian tawa kin 
he icu. Tuka oyate kin owan- 
caya ehanna wowicada kin ihdu- 
zeze sutaya yuzapi. Hminyan 
wiyukcanpi kin dena yuowotanpi 
kta on Lingard decen wowapi 
kaga: "'Wocekiye kagapi kin en 
wowapi onpi kin owasin en Pope 
caje kin owasin pajujupi kta, 
Henry VIII. icisahclogan kin 
econwicakiya; wayawa wicaki- 
yapi owasin woonspe kin de si- 
ceca kin onspewicakiyapi kta 
keya; qa nakun Sinaska wicasta 
wakan qa Bishop hecapi qa wa- 
wokiyapi owasin anpetu wakan 
eca Wicastayatapi kin he woce- 
kiye en tokaheya on wowicake 
kin ee hecen onspewicakiye wi- 
casi, qa Pope wowasake wan 
yuha skan ce eya, owecihanpi 
kin ecen onspewicakiyapi; hecen 
makokaspe cistina ecen wicaka- 
ska onpi kin skaon wicasta wa- 
kanpi kin wicolian dena akiktapi 
sni naceca on awanyag wicasi qa 
econpi sni, qa econpi kin cajepi 
kin ko omniciye kin owicakiyag 
si." 

Iqoqopi kin hena anaptapi kta 
on nahman watonwan okodakici- 
ye kagapi. Sinasapa qa sinasapa 
opapi ota wicolian kin de on ka- 
kiswicayapi, qa wicaktepi. Eng- 
land makoce kin waziyatanhan 
heci iyotan ohitiya skanpi, qa 
on okicize; tuka Norfolk en wi- 
castayatapi kin akicita om oyate 
witaya ihduwiyeyeya onpi sni 
wicaktena. 

Tohan taniyan itkowicakipapi 
kin yuhukun iyewicayapi qa 
oyate kin tansag tewicayapi qe- 
han wicastayatapi kin wocekiye 
en wowicada sakpe kaga. Wi- 
cawe sakpe Proude eya cajeyata. 
ecin tona wicadapi sni kin hena 
tiufinaftwicayapi nakaes. Sina- 
sapa wocekiye opapi tona Henry 
wicanagi en itancan ihdawa kin 
iciconzapi cinpi sni kin hena 
otkewicayapi qa topa kiya wica- 
kasdecapi. 

Dehan makoce tona sinasapa 
kipajin wocekiye makoce kin, 
hena heehan anpetu kin hena en 
iye tawaiciya waihdalinigapi wa- 



Henry VIII. te kin ohakam, 
iye cinca wan Edward VI. hoksi- 
na napcinwanka e tawicolian 
ohna On, qa Duke Somerset ina- 
Hnikiciskan, qa tohanyan Edward 
VI waniyetu iyenakeca sni kin 
hehanyan Cranmer wicanagi itan- 
can. Cranmer he nanmana sina- 
sapa kipajin wocekiye en opa 
tuka hehan wanna awicakehan 
ihdutanin; qa wokiconze kin en 
econwicakiya. Token eya eca 
omniciye kin oyate wocekiye ta- 
wapi kin en woope wanji kagapi 
ecee. Wicastawakan tawicutonpi 
kta wicasi. Mass wosnapi 
kin he yuhapi, tohanyan 
togye econpi kta, wowiyukcan 
iyeyapi sni kin hehanyan: wo- 
hduze econpi obe nom en apeya- 
pi. Bishop wicakaimigapi ecee 
kin he nakun enpeyapi, qa wica- 
stayatapi kin iye wowasake kin 
he tawa kta yustanpi. Omaka 
1549 ehan wocekiye wowapi onpi 
kta wan omniciye kin yustanpi, 
''Woniya Wakan wookiye on yu- 
stanpi qon he," heyapi. Wicasta 
wakan onpi woope, kin de en 
opapi, qa mass wosnapi wakan 
eekiya wicolian kin yuhapi. 
Henry woope sakpe kage qon 
yuhukun elipeyapi qa ostan wi- 
kcemnatom kagapi. 

Wocekiye decen yutokecapi kin 
oyate kin qa is wicastawakan kin 
toketu ihdalinigapi wanica. Bish- 
op Gardiner wicolian kin de nina 
hecetu sni dake, qa wicasta ana- 
ongoptanpi kte sni, tuka Wakan- 
tanka e anaongoptanpi kta iye- 
ceca ce, eya: Unkan wanka'n 
tiipasotka ekta iyayeyapi. Oyate 
kin [naicijinpi] woope itkokipapi 
wokiconze kinow^ancayaen, tuka 
tokantanhan akicita owicakiyapi 
on wicakasnipi. Sinasapa kipa- 
jin wocekiye opa wan woyakapi 
keya wan decen wowapi kaga: 
"Oyate ikcekapi kin waonspeki- 
ya wicayuhapi kin hena wowica- 
da en canku wicakipazopi kin 
heceli wacinyuzapi, qa wicasta 
wakan otancanke kin, wicasta- 
yatapi taku iyokipi sni kin on 
ihdumdecapi kta kin cinpi sniyan 
econpi sinasapa wocekiye kin 
etanhan. "Qa de on ihduhuku- 
ya ihdaotaninpi. Sinasapa woce- 
kiye kipajin wocekiye wowicada 
kin [Protestant faith] unkihun- 
kakepi kin, akicita makoce to- 
kantanhan owicakiyapi on ica- 
kisya econwicakiyapi." Edward 
cistina July 6, 1553 ehan ta. Tka 
sinasapa wocekiye kipajn, [Pro- 
testant] wanji ostan kagapi sni 
hehanyan te kin ananmanpi. 



Mary, woope ohnayan woiyuwa- 
ja yuhe kin wicolian kin de ohna 
on kta, Earl Arnold etanhan kin 
onalionyan. Wancahnana wiyo- 
kihena tawa kin hdumdaya, qa 
oyate kin piya najin wicakiya qa 
okiya hiuyankapi. "Mary we 
kagesa" eya tokayapi kin caje- 
yatapi qon Cranmer qa om toka- 
he kin wicapagan sni, waniyetu 
nonpa hehanyan ecen kitanse 
tapi kta wowapi yutan kta iyo- 
winyan; ota niwicaya. Wyatt 
wawitkokipe kin ohakam tona 
sinasapa wocekiye kipajin woce- 
kiye [Protestism] kiniyanpi kta 
skanpi kin on woope teliika kaga. 
De on tokayapi oliansicapi kin 
owicapa, qa Hallam on decen 
wowapi kaga. "Wocekiye toke- 
ca kagapi sicaya wateyapi kin 
he towoalitani tanka, qa on wica- 
sta owotanna wan taku econ kta 
esta yuasnipi." Decen English 
woyakapi eciyatanhan waniyetu 
opawinge yamni wicolian wowi- 
cake kin dena ananmanpi. 

Mary, sinasapa wocekiye kin 
kiniyan akiwanji kicaspapi ake- 
nomwicayuha. Sinasapa itancan 
Bishops ecekcen kicali wicakiya, 
tona wowacinye ohna sutaya na- 
jinpi kin hena; Bishop qa ikce- 
kapi tawicutonpi kin hena ayu- 
stanpi qa opa wicayutokan. 
Cranmer sinasapa woecon kin 
hena econ kte lica piya kage, he- 
cen tona heca wicakiconpi esta 
hecetu kte sni e ohnayan kaga; 
toka hecen econpi esta ake oha- 
kam nakahas tanyanken ecawi- 
cakiconpi, apa is ayustanpi qa 
kiwicawasta ikcekapi. 

Wicasta ota wocekiye tawoyu- 
ha on icepapi heon ake Rome 
kici yuokowanjina kta teliika. 
Bishop Gardiner Mary itancan 
tawa kin Pope etanhan woiyo- 
winkiye icu, qa woyuha kin hena 
yuhapi kta keya; witawata wan 
niyayanpi kta on kin minielipe- 
yapi kin iyececa. Cardinal Pole 
England en tiwahe okinihan etan- 
han wan Rome etanhan iye ma- 
koce tawa kin ekta yesipi on ye- 
si; qa token waste qa wowalibana 
kta owasin ecen econ. Henry 
qa Edward wicastayatapi onpi 
kin heehan taku woba ota omni- 
ciye econwicakiyapi qon oyate 
kin etanhan wicakiyuskapr O- 
maka 1558 ehan Mary okiliinye- 
pica ta, qa Elizabeth okihe ohna 
on kta yustanpi, qa sinasapa 
wocekiye opa qa otina wicakeya 
on kta iciconza. Tuka woope 
eciyatanhan Pope ewacinke sni 
kin on atkuku tolianpi kin owi- 



Si> iSAFA WOCiCKIYK TAEYANPAHA DECEMBER 15. 1908. 



capa, qa makoce kin en ataya 
wocekiye en itancan icicaga. Qa 
makoce kin en woecon ecewakta 
on wocekiye tokca kin nina en 
etonwan, qa waniyetu wikcemna 
torn sanpa torn hehanyan sicaya 
wicakuwa kin on England oyate 
Skaon wocekiye kin en icakisya 
opewicaya. 

William Cecil he wakakisye 
itancan hdaliniga. Taku iyukcan 
qa econwicasi km dee: Sinasapa 
wowaliokonkiye anapta, sinasa- 
pa te'Uya wicakawapi, wicasta 
kin walitewicadapi sni kaga, qa 
wicasta itancanpi wicayutokan 
qa Edward tawicofran opapi 
ohna taku iyowadya wicakaga. 
Omniciye toktokeca kaga atkuka 
token econ qon iyecen econ, to- 
ken waste kecin kin ohna econ 
kta keya. Hehan ake sinasapa 
wocekiye kin omniciye kin elipe- 
yapikta woope kaWicakiya, wo- 
cekiye etanhan woayustan kin 
wicastawakan omniciye kin on 
nina oiyapi. Unkan Bishop nom 
wasakapi henaos tiipasotka etka 
iyayewicayapi. Onmanpi hena 
tefriwicakuwapi esta wicadapi 
sni, hececa esta taku eyapi na- 
wicali'onpi sni. Henry qa Ed- 
ward taku econpi tka Mary owa- 
sin yujuju qon akta kagapi wo- 
snapi teca qon econwicakiyapi 
qa tuwe econ sni eca wakajuju 
wicakiyapi qa is wicaktepi ecee. 
Henry toope kin en wowicada 
kin sakpe; Edward is hena elipe- 
ye qa ostan wikcemna torn sam 
torn kaga; Elizabeth is wowica- 
da wikcemna yamni sam napcin- 
wank kaga, qa anpetu kin de- 
li any an hena opapi. England 
en Skaon wicastawakan ohinni 
onpi kta iciconzapi, tuka de 
hanke kcin wowicada kin wica- 
dapi sni esta econpi. Bishop 
heca wanjina ohnayan icieonza, 
itancan on kta cin heon apa 
elipewicayapi, apa is wicakaska- 
pi. Wicastawakan ikceka ota 
enakiyapi, wicasta ikceka wico- 
lian econpi, qa wocekiye econpi. 
^inasapa tona mass wosnapi na- 
iimana econpi qa wacinyanpi kin 
woecon ecawicakiconpi ecee' kin 
sunktokeca iyecen owicadepi, 
qa tohan wicayuzapi eca otkewi- 
cayapi ecee; supe iwicacupi ecee, 
qa oyaya kin taktekten wo wan - 
yake ehnakapi ecee. Wacinyan- 
pi tona mass wosnawakan opapi 
kin wicakaskapi, sicaya wica- 
kawapi qa takodakupi awowi- 
cayag wicakiyapi ecee. Dece- 
kcen sicaya wicakuwapion Eng- 
land sinasapa wicakipajin woce- 



kiye kin. (Protestism) ocim ican- 
ayapi, Rome etanhan ihdutokan- 
pi kin hetanhan on wocekiye obe 
yawa pica sni icah aya. 



St. Francis Mission, Rosebud, 
S. D. en hoksina tipi wan 130 by 
40 wicakikagapi. Sinasapa woon- 
spe tipi en dehan siceca op'awin- 
ge yamni onpi. 

Omaka kin de en November 
hehanyan Rosebud en opawnnge 
nom miniawieakastanpi, de etan- 
han opawinge wanji tankapi, wi- 
ca qa winyan ko. 



INYANBQ3DATA ETANHAN. 

Father Bernard decen onkoki- 
yakapt:— St. Benedict's Mission 
en tipiwkkan qa sinasapa oti 
wan 'ahna nina waste kagapi. 
Mazaska $3853-58 on kagapi. 
Mazaska kin de etanhan Dakota 
kin iyatayena |1856 -00 mnakiya- 
pi. Hecen Dakota kin taku econ- 
pi cinpi ehantans tanka okihipi 
wanonyakapi. 

Fort Totten oyanke kin den 
nina frcih tipiwakan okiyapisni. 
Kuya St. Michaels tipiwakan 
kin ayutankayapi kta . iyececa. 
Wicota kipipi sni, qa canakan- 
yankapi nakun wasteste yuhapi 
iyececa. Heon mazaska wicaqu- 
pi kte kinhan, tuwe tipiwakan 
is sinasapa okiye kte cin kinhan, 
Father Jerome iyelica qu kta. 
Kinhan Eyanpaha kin en caje 
ewicahnake qa tona qupi hena 
yaotanin kta. 



MOREAU RIVER, 
Cheyenne River Reservation, 
S. Dak. Nov. 16, 1908. 
Dear Readers. 

Nov. 14th we elect- 
ed new o-ficers as folio vvs; 

Isabel Ironheart itancan. 
Louis Arpan okihe. 
Nellie Ducheneaux wowapi kaga. 
Sophie ■* mazaska awan- 

yaka.. Rosalia Hodgkiss wapa- 
ha yuha. Zuie LeBeaa lowan 
itancan. Helen Sand wokagege 
awanyaka. 

Mary Benoist, Julia Le Beau 
na Carrie Le Beau wayazan 
awanyakapi. 

Mary Hodgkiss na Mary Lau- 
drie wamnayan. 

Emma Le Beau na Mary Sand 
wakpamnipi. 

Lilie Ducheneaux, Cmbly 
Laudry na Angelique Duche- 
ueaux wigliglepi. 
Angelique Arpan tiopa awan*ka. 

We also elected two wamna- 



yanpi for the coming congress; 
they are Mary Whitney and 
Helen Sand. 

Wishing all the Readers of the 
Eyanpaha A Merry Christmas 
and A Happy New Year. 

I remain respetfully yours. 
Nellie Ducheneaux. 

CHERRY CREEK, S. D. 
Nov. 30, 1908. 
Kola Eyanpaha. 

Eya lena wi ake- 
nom Wakantanka oblate Avowasi 
ecakiconpi kta onyuatanpi; heon 
cantewasteya iyus'kinyan wowa- 
cin onyuhapi kta kin waste kta. 
Hecel Wakantanka Cinhintku 
oonkiyapi kin, omniciye onkita- 
wapi kin, waonsakapi ktanaceca 
onkitawacinpi on onskanpi Kin 
he w T aste yelo. Lena ake oi tan- 
can wicayustanyi. 

Peter Tatankawakan itancaa. 
Ed Lyman okihe. 
George Hunter wowapi kaga. 
Simkiyanajica mazaska awairka. 
George Fisherman lowan itancan 
John Running Hawk na Ray 
Wanbliwakuwa wayazan awan- 
yakapi. John ^unkawanagi iapi 
awanyaka. William Wanbligi 
wamnaya. YVilliam Fisher tiyo- 
pa awanyaka. Peter Matokina- 
jin, Josuah Comesout, Chas Me- 
dicine Boy naHowarclBlackman 
Ogliglepi. Wanbli Tokaheya 
eyapaha. 
Ho mitakuyepi, tona Eyanpaha 
iyacupi kin hena wocekiye el on- 
yeksuyapi wacin. Ho hecetu. 
Nape ciyuzapi. 

Geo. H. Hunter. 



cin he owihanke sni teliike. Eya 
mitakuyepi, maka wan akanl on- 
qonpi kin lei taku tona on kin 
oyasin ihanke kte, tka wicanagi 
kin he ihanke kte sni ye. Heon 
mitakuyepi, St. Mary onqonpi 
, kin wicanagi nitawapi kin ocan- 
ku waste kicaii w T acinpi; maka 
akanl wicolian ota yanka tka he- 
na taku sni ye nionyanpi na on- 
sikapi tka Wakantanka hunku 
wan caje onyuhapi he wicacaje 
kin he el ewacinpi he wasteonla- 
kapi kta ca heon onyuhapi. 

Oyasin iyokipi ficin nape ci- 
kluzape. 

Josephine Iyataninwin. 



LITTLE WHITE RIVER, 
ROSEBUD. S. D. 

Oct. 8, 18, 1908. 

St. Joseph apiyapi na lena oi- 
tancan wicayustanpi. 

Wanbli-luta itancan. 
Heliakawakuwa iyokihe. 
Arthur Situpiska secretay. 
Joseph Twining Bear treasurer. 
Ptesantokahe iapi awanyaka. 
Miwatanihanska wiyokiye yuha. 
Justin situpiska wocekiye tawa. 
Wanbli- hunka tiyopa awanyaka. 
Alex Toka-oyuspa, Joe White 
Buffalo, Paul Tanyankte, Eddie 
Heliakawakuwa, Claude Heftaka- 
inyanke na Sam Zintkala Ciqala 
hena ogligle wicayustanpi. 

Tona Eyanpaha iyacupi kin 
cantewasteya nape ciyuzapelo. 
Arthur Situpiska. 



WAKPALA, S. D. Nov. 27, '08. 
Eyanpaha. 

Tohanl wamasake sni 
canna wowapi wakan wicoie wan 
weksuye, 11, Korinth wicowoya- 
ke 5. Makata wakey a unkita- 
wapi kin le yujujupi kinhan tipi 
nape cola kagapi kin maiipiya 
ekta owihanke wanin yanke cin 
he unyuhapi e slolonyanpi. Ho 
mitakuyepi, oyasin tiwahe luha- 
pi tka he ee sni tiwahe nitawa 
kin he tancan wan iuha kin he 
tiwahe waste kin he eye mitaku- 
yepi tohantu wan he juju wan hi 
kte cin taku slolonyapi sni ye, 
heon ito tiwahe kin he tanyan 
yakagin kta, wicayala hecin wa- 
na ecel econ wacin waktaya on 
kinhan tiwahe he' etanhan wopi- 
la tanka iyacu kte na tiwahe kin 
he iyecel eyakle sni kinhan w t o- 
wiyo.-cisice tanka nicicagin kte 



LITTLE WHITE RIVER, 

ROSEBUD, S. D. 

Hekta Oct. 18, he ostan Little 
White River el St. Mary's omni- 
ciye apikiyapi na lena oitancan 
wicayustanpi. 

Mrs. Emma Tokaoyuspa itan- 
can, Mrs. Sophie Situpiska okihe. 
Gertie White Feather Tail wo- 
wapi kaga, na wocekiye eya. 
Laura D. Iyottmazazkaawan'ka. 
Mary Tajilutawin iapi awanyaka. 
Maggie Turning Hawk wiyokihe 
yuha na wokagege awanyaka. 
Julia Itemniliuha na Hinhanlu- 
tawin kici wamnayanpi. 
Emma Otuliawin na^Mary Tigla- 
kesnawin wayazan awanyakapi. 
Susie Black Wolf tiyopa awan- 
yaka. 

Mary Tallmandan, Oblileyan- 
kewin, Emma Pejutawin, Mary 
Ptesanoyatewin. Annie White 
Feather Tail, na Emily LaRoche 
wigliglapi. 

Lena wi akenopa Wakantanka 
el wowasi econpi kta wicayustan- 
pi. Owasin nape ciyuzape. 

Gertie Situpiska. 



biS &.SAPA WUCEKiYE TAEYANPAHA DECEMBER 15, 1908. 



SUNKAPAHA OMNICIYE 
Oct. 16, 1908 

Hehan omniciye apiyapi. 

Leo Itunkasanmato itancan. 
Louis Heliakaoyate okihe. 
Sam Earth-eater wowapi kaga. 
Lawrence Cekiyapi mazaska 
awanyaka. Amos Okiyapisni 

wovvapi yuha mani. Paul Ta- 
tanka-ocokayan iapi awanyaka. 
fm, Matoluta wawohokonkiya. 
Becle Cetan, na Ed. Wizihan- 
kpanyan wayazan awanyakapi. 
Albert Unyan-napapi, na Isi- 
dore Hahula wikliklapi 

Gregory Henakaisna tiyopa 
awanyaka. Joseph Hoksinawa- 
ste na Joseph Zitkalaska wica- 
liapi awanyakapi. James Kle- 
ska na Sinkpesinte wakpamnipi. 
George Wanikiya wicakicasla. 
Maurtis Tatankaojinca wocek ye 
wicasa. 

Lenake ake wi akenum taku 
Wakantanka wowasi eca kiconpi 
kta wicayustanpi. 

Hecel tona Eyanpaha iyacupi 
kin wocekiye ehapi eca unyeksu- 
yapi uncinpelo. Nitakolapi 
Sam Earth Eater. 



ROSEBUD, S. D. 
abluitan Allen, Bear Creek, S. 
D. hel waon kte December 1, '08. 
Tipiwakan wan kin he awanbla- 
kinkte. Mitakolapi. tona Eyan- 
paha kolayayapi kin le wanla- 
kapi kin mi yeksuyapi kte na 
Eyanpaha kin wotanin waste aye 
cin kiksuyapo! Na womnaye kin 
kicicajujupiye; nahanlicin ikicazo 
nayajinpi. Tohantan wotanin 
waste kin le iyopte unkiyapi kin 
hehantan lol icaga el eel lehantu 
hunniyaye na tuktekte iwacmi- 
yanpi canna canzeke se aluptapi 
klcuni yasna yaqupi. Omaka 
iyohila tanyan okiyapi kin waste 
kte. Rosebud Mission, Pine 
Ridge Mission nunpin tamazaska 
onniciyapi ca heon Eyanpaha 
iyopte. Ho heon kola kiksuyapi 
ye; na tona wowicake el naya- 
jinpi kin hena Wakantanka To- 
witan kin wanlakapi kin he wo- 
iyeyapi kin tanyan slol- 

onkiyapi kin he waste kte; 139 
wokonze wikcemna: Avocekiye 
tawosukiye kin 141. Christ to- 
ll an opapi kin lena woonspe kin 
owihan kin waniye kte. Heon 
etanhan kiktayahan okolakiciye 
el on kte wookalmige on, wowi- 
cake kin on woowotanla on, wo- 
wastelaka on. woowotanla tona 
wicoiian watanyan oyapapi kin 
hena wanna ista niblezapi na tona 
nahanlicin waslolyapi sni kin he- 



na nahanlicin istagongapi. Ho 
tona onskanpi kin owicakiyapo; 
wicoiye oyakapi kin tanyan on- 
spewicakiyapo; witaya econpi 
kin waste kte, le woecon waiye- 
ceca. Tohan mazaska nicapi na 
ecunhan woyute unnicapi heon 
tuwa kola onyanpi oncinpi; wi- 
casa wan mazaska yuha kolaon- 
yanpi kin he wicasa ke he e kte 
sni mazaska kin he e kte he un- 
qupi kin he woyute iyopeunyapi 
na ake waounsapi kte kin hehanl 
wicasa kin kola onyapi kin wo- 
pila onkiyapi kte. Ho he iyecel 
Eyanpaha kin oyakiyai^i kin ake 
sanpa wasagyakiyapi kte. 
Mitawacin on ciksu.yapi. 

Chas. P. Randall. 



FORT TOTEN, NAD. 

Dec. 2, 1908. 
Eyanpaha. 

Tona Catholic Absti- 
nence of America oyapapi hecin- 
han hena ake talvu kiksuyeciyapi 
wacin qa he ohinni yeksuyapi 
wacin qa he niciconzapi kin ee do. 
Mitakuyepi, tohan tuwe miniwa- 
kan yatkesni okodakiciye kin en 
ope kta ca tokaheya iciconza ecee 
yedo, qa taku on icjeonza huwoV 
Okini miniwakan qa taku tona 
on iwicatomni kin hena ayustan 
kte qa inonpana he etanhan on- 
gena yatke kte sni hecen ici'cen- 
zapi. Ho uniciconzapi kin hehan 
tuwe itokam heconqonpi huwo? 
Mitakuyepi, okinni "Wakantanka 
itokam heconqonpi nacece do. 
Hecen h etanhan ta wacin tankapi 
qa wacinskapapo; inonpana wa- 
kansica nihnayanpi cinpi sni po. 
Hecen tuwe nitakodapi wan wan- 
dakapi qa wakansica mini tawa 
wan wiconi yutakum sni qa wi- 
canagi ihangye cin qa wawiyu- 
tanye cin heon nihnayanpi kte 
cinhan itokan iyayapo! He canon- 
pi kinhan hehan niciconzapi qon 
be awicakehan yakpazopi kte. 
Eya koskana ke cin he nisnana 
clcapi Iieekipi sni po; tuka wica- 
sta tanka km onge wiy'ukcanpi 
qa ksapapi kecinpi qa miniwakan 
yatkesni okodakiciye en icicon- 
zapi tuka ija koska qeya tawacin 
okihipi sni qon he ija iyececapi. 
Eya C. T. A. U. of A. oonpapi 
kin ota wacinibounsakapi qa ake 
unhduhomnipi, hecen tuwe mini- 
wakan yatkesni okodakiciye en 
ope qa miniwakan yatke cinhan 
he okodakiciye wicakiyusice qa 
is iwicaliapi huwo? Hiya, tuwe 
okodakiciye ope qa iyohakam 
ake miniwakan vatke cinhan. he 



iye iyatayena waihdusice qa owe- 
hanhanpi icicage do; qa okoda- 
kiciye opa wan hecen econ cehe- 
yapi ota nawalion yedo. Tuwe 
wankapi qa heyapi he kad mini- 
wakan yatkan wanbdaka ce eya- 
pi toqes he miniwakan yatke sni 
okodakiciye opa kepce eys.pi qa 
etanhan aowehanhanpi hecen he 
miye owemahanhanpi sni tuka 
tuwe hecon qon he iftapi qa owe- 
hanhapi, hecen kodakiciyapi to- 
na okodakiciye kin hen oyapapi 
hecinhan bdiheiciyapo; qa tuwe 
nihnayanpi kta nicuwapi esta 
nihnayanpi kta cinpi sni po. Mi- 
takuyapi abdeza po; niciconzapi 
kin be okini ayabdezapi kinhan 
he token kapi kin sdonyayapi 
kte do. 

Mitakuyepi, -mis miye lica 
abcleze qanakim iciconzapi kin he 
nina wico'ian kin waste qa tuwe 
qeceyas iwaste kta iyecece do. 
Etanhans miniwakan kin tokeli 
iwicapi qeyas etanhan he iwica- 
waste sni. Hecen mitakuyepi, 
tona niciconzapi kin hena bdihe- 
iciyapi qa tohanyan niciconzapi 
kin he ihunni wacin po. 

Yatkesni okodakiciye tonakiya 
yaonpi hecinhan owasina cante- 
wasteya nape ciyuzapi ye do. 
Nitakodapi wanji miye. 
Simon M. Court. 
Secretary. 



MINiAWICAKASTANPI. 
Fort Totten. 

Nov. 8. John, waniyeta sahdo- 
gan, Philip Wasicuncatka qa 
Kate Kiyuliatawin cincapi. 

Nov. 8, Rosa, waniyetu sahdo- 
gan Charles Demarais qa Henri- 
etta Demarais cunwintkupi. 

Nov. 19, Henry, June ( B, hee- 
han toni3i, Eugene Brown qa 
Virginia Pejihutaziwin cincapi. 

Dec. 3. Joseph, Nov. 5, hehan 
tonpi, Charles Mazakahomni qa 
Emma Oye wanyakapiwin cincapi 

vric .TA. 



Fort Totten, Nov. 21, Nancy 
Waanatan, Clement Itkowicaki- 
papi qa Louise Sagye cunwin- 
tkupi, waniyetu 13. 

Nov. 19, Jessie Palmer. 

Nov. 22, Henry Herman, wa- 
niyetu 17, (wayawa hoksina.) 
Graham's Island etanhan. 

Dec. 1, Ignatius Stone. 



Wayahota maqupi. 
Mr. Berger 4 bushels. 
John Lohnes 2 ; ' 



St. Michael's, 
FORT TOTTEN, N. D. 
Dec. 6, 1908. 
Eyanpaha kin. 

Taku wanji dao- 
tanin kta wacin: North Dakota 
imahen St. Joseph qa St. Mary's 
okodakiciye yaunpi; taku wanji 
yeksuyapi wacin. Mazaska 
awanyaka wanjina kin he en 
eyatowanpi kta iyecece do. He- 
kta 1906 en toka mazaska awan- 
yaka wanjina ■ kin he icaga qa 
hetanhan wanna w T aniyetu yamni 
iyopte, onkan mazaska kin ataya 
dena en yanke $394-95. Unkan 
Miniopaya oyate yaonpi kin wo- 
mnaye kin de en ninafr ounyaki- 
yapi sni sceca wadake do. Mi- 
niwakan en okodakiciye tanom 
onqonpi kin ohina mazaska en 
eiipeonyanpi. Tka niyepi oyate 
tona North Dakota en okodaki- 
ciye yaonpi ninali en awacannipi 
sni sceca. Tka taku yeksuyapi 
kta cin he dee. Tuwe kodakici- 
yapi hantanhans onsikicidapi qa 
okiciyapi ecee. Unkan North 
Dakota imahen kodakiciyapi ni- 
na wioncotapi hecen okiciyapi 
kin nina tanka kta iyecece lica 
tka. Womnaye kin he wake. 
Hecen okodakiciye ospaye etan- 
han owasin wi yamni eca maza- 
ska uyayapi kinhan, wanna de- 
han mazaska kektopaw 7 inge 
[$1000-00] ecen yanke kta iyece- 
ce kca tka yedo. Hecen tona Wa- 
mnayaoupi [Trustees] kin nina 
nibdihecapi kinhan mazaska ohi- 
na mazaska aAvanyaka w 7 anjna en 
uyayapi kta Womnaye he 

niyepi ecanonpi kta. Qa heon 
ical'mili nicalinigapi. Hecen oko- 
dakiciye nitawapi en nina nibdi- 
capi qa aniciciyapi kte awacan- 
nipi kta iyecece do. Mitakodaip, 
Hmtonkaska, Kdeskakte Baptist 
Pierre, qa Miniopaya wamnaya 
waste qa bdiheca lica heca onni- 
cazmgapi. Hecen wotanin wa 
ste womnaye kin de. Wakan- 
tanka on frtaonnipi kta. Nakaas 
taku awaoncinpi kte cin he maka 
akan Wakantanka to waste okna 
onbdihecapi kinhan wiconi onma 
kin en wo viyaskin qa wokican- 
pte wan onkiciyankapi kte do. 
Hehan tohan mazaska awanyaka 
wanjina kin he mazaska kokto- 
pa winge (S1000 • 00] yanke cinhan 
hehan okodakiciye en taku on- 
yanpi kta iyececa wadake do. 
Heon kohanna iyena mnaonyan- 
pi kta iyecece do. Hecece cin- 
han kohanna taku onyanpi kte. 
Ho tona de dawapi kinhan nis 
on wiyukcanpo. Tona de dawapi 
owasin nape ciyuzape do, 

Nitakodapi wanji 
Joseph Matohi. 

(Trustee).